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Cristopher R.

Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Humanities: Creative Writing from New York University
  • Teaching since 1994
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Cristopher R.

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Learn how to rock the party! I can show mixing, song selection, gear setup/selection, and scratching!

About Cristopher

My educational teaching experience began at the age of 13 when I was a black belt helping other children learn martial arts; I shortly began teaching children's classes all by myself. In High School I taught chess as a member of the chess club where I was an undefeated player during my high school

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Gina M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $84
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Gina M.

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I am a resident DJ at LA's biggest clubs and I've played festivals all around the world.
DJing has been my full time profession for over 10 years.
When I was 18 I saved up, bought myself turntables and some records, and taught myself how to DJ. It was very hard to teach myself especially playing vinyl!
Teaching comes very natural to me, and I love to play and teach all genres of music. I know how to play and teach about any DJ set up wether it's a controller, CDJs, or vinyl.
I'm excited to meet you and get you rolling!

About Gina

Hi! I am very confident teaching on all types of equipment & all genres of music. I have played the biggest venues in LA, Mexico, Asia, Australia, Las Vegas and beyond. Dj-ing is my profession and my passion and I'm super happy to tell you how I made Dj-ing my full time career by the age of 24.

Dylan T.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • DJ/Music Production from Dubspot Electronic Music Production School
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dylan T.

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I have performed at over 200 nightclubs and music festivals internationally alongside names like The Chainsmokers, Marshmello, Big Sean, Wiz Khalifa, DJ Snake, Steve Aoki & more. I am currently a resident DJ at OMNIA San Diego. I can provide dj lessons for students at all levels. Lessons will be given on the interntational club standard Pioneer CDJ 2000 dj system at my studio. Subjects will range from basic set preparation and mixing strategies to advanced fx and a variety of other djing techniques.

About Dylan

Hi! My name is Dylan, also known as DYLUXE, and I'm a Los Angeles, California based DJ and Music Producer. I am an internationally touring DJ as well as a resident DJ for OMNIA, Hakkasan group, and TAO group. I have performed at over 300 events, nightclubs, and music festivals worldwide alongside a

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Hunter
Great teacher and extremely fun to take lessons from.
Maximus D.
Awesome experience, really knows how to teach you and not just show you
Jeremiah
Very fun, focused, and great at explaining things.

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Zen R.

23 Reviews
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Starting at $65
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Zen R.

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Want to know how to DJ with Serato and a mixing controller? Book a lesson now to start learning the fundamentals of DJing. I personally have the Pioneer DDJ-SX2 controller. Looking forward to your lesson!

About Zen

Want to produce, mix, master and perform with Ableton Live? Want to play the drums? Want to be able to DJ? Set up a lesson time to learn and collaborate right away! Bio: Starting with percussion and drum set in the styles of Classical and Jazz at Cuesta College for his A.A. in Music Perform

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Michael M.
Yo, Zen is the best in the game. Gettin' groovy on the drums as well as in the virtual world. Much obliged!
Jason R.
Dj zen is an excellent teacher for someone like me.. He was patient and understanding when it came to the speed at which I pick up things. (Slowly) He was extremely versatile when it came to the types of music i wanted to mix and very knowledgeable about the equipment i had in front of me. I would recommend him to extreme beginners to people looking to polish their skill sets and add even more. Im very happy with what I am learning!
Lorelei M.
Zen has done such an amazing job teaching me how to operate Ableton. I was extremely overwhelmed and had no idea where to start and Zen really broke everything down for me and provided me with the resources I needed to get started.
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Raymond C.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $67
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
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Raymond C.

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I’ve been doing for over 10 years and I bring a unique flavor to the turn table. I’ve got a background in Hip Hop scratching, but I’m progressive in the EDM scenes! DJ will change your life if you let it.

About Raymond

I’ve been djing for over 13 years in all different scenes across Los Angeles and Las Vegas . I am versatile and because I’ve worked with kids for many years , I’m able to teach with patience. I am well known for what I do. I can teach the basics as well as adnebced techniques and scratching. Once I

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Jake H.
The session didnt happen. I think this website is possibly of a con. I'll be requesting my money back for the 5 sessions bought.
Deron S.
Raymond is a nice and a great teacher for our 11 yr old grandson. He is patient and fun. But he gets our grandson to focus when GS gets distracted. I feel that Raymond is teaching wholeheartedly and really it’s up to the student with how far and fast he wants to go.
Daniel M.
Raymond is a great DJ teacher. Our 11 yr old grandson is learning a lot. Raymond is on time for our in-home lessons. He's patient and understanding. We would recommend him to anyone.
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Zachary W.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Hebrew, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master's in Bass Trombone Performance from Cleveland Institute of Music
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Zachary W.

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Hello and welcome! Our lessons will include mixing and mastering, learning how to properly "bounce" a track, beat-making, sound design, learning how to arrange a remix, and much more. Whether a student is interested in learning how to DJ at a house party for friends or obtaining the skills necessary to play a live set at a club, our lessons will prepare the student for whichever avenue they may be interested in taking. The curriculum is designed to work with any Digital Audio Workstation (DAW).

About Zachary

As a professional composer, producer, sound designer, and trombonist based out of Atlanta, GA I love to teach. I received my Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Trombone Performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music in Cleveland, Ohio and have taught for the past 10 years. Currently, I am wo

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Average Cost of DJing Lessons in Astoria, NY

The average cost of 60-minute djing lessons in Astoria is $79. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $137 per hour.
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"Mark is great! Helped me understand the basics and ease into learning. He was so helpful with answering any questions I had. Looking forward to growing my skills with him!"
Amy
Took DJing lessons from Mark F.
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"Awesome experience, really knows how to teach you and not just show you"
Maximus
Took DJing lessons from Dylan T.
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"Alina has a great feel and love for music! She has DJ'd all around the world and has lots of valuable insight whether you're looking to start a new hobby or unlock a new career."
Ian
Took DJing lessons from Alina B.
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"Robert is an amazing DJ teacher!! Knows his stuff incredibly well and knows how to take complex subjects and make them very approachable. Robert is very patient but also great at challenging you to get outside your comfort zone and try new techniques. Also knows a ton about music and can meet you at any style you prefer to focus your DJing on. Whether you are just starting out or have been DJing for a bit and want to expand your skills, I couldn't recommend him more!"
Eric
Took DJing lessons from Robert L.
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"I’m blessed to have this beautiful, creative, talented soul in my life! There’s not enough characters available in this review to list all the things I’ve learned from her. She has a special knack for explaining and instructing to even the most challenged of folks (e.g. me). Alina’s talent and ability to teach is 👅👅👅"
Chris
Took DJing lessons from Alina B.
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"Paul is a great and fun guy with exceptional musician knowledge across multiple platforms. The lessons provided me with the basics I needed to basically perform as a DJ. There is a lot to learn & he's the guy that got me started. I highly recommend him as a teacher."
Zack
Took DJing lessons from Paul R.
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"I hired Garrett to work with my two boys ages 8 and 11 during the quarentine. Initially we started online and my two kids had never DJ before. Garrett was able to build rapport very quickly and create a lesson plan for each child that met them where the are developmentally. Garrett used his wide range of music knowledge and natural teaching abilities to create a really fun and engaged learning environment. Once we could safely meet in person, Garrett 's skill as a teacher was even more spectacular. He has helped my kids become real DJ's, find a deeper appreciation for music and has built up their confidence in being able to perform and share music with friends. Garrett has never been late for a lesson and even takes extra time and goes out of his way for his students. He is incredibly professional and has a real gift at connecting with his students. He was the bright light during COVID for my entire family. We cannot thank him enough for all his hard work and the abundance of music that his brought to our home."
Alexa
Took DJing lessons from Garrett S.
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"Great lesson for our seven-year old. Explained concepts in a way our son could grasp, very patient and just the right pace."
Christopher
Took DJing lessons from Mark F.
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"Awesome first lesson!!! Cant wait to learn as much as I can and look forward to the knowledge I can gain!!"
Maximus
Took DJing lessons from Dylan T.
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"There are many aspects of Robert that make him uniquely suited to instruct people in the art and skill of mixing:
* he's an extremely empathetic person so he's always on the same wavelength as his student.
* he's an exceptional communicator, as evidenced by his fluency in not only English and Spanish but ASL as well. More importantly than his multiple-language fluency, he has a natural aptitude for teaching and explaining things in an intuitive way.
* he's extremely passionate about live music performance, but especially the sounds that get people moving on the dance-floor. He also possesses an exceptional breadth of knowledge of dance music as a whole: the history, the artists, the genres, and all manner of tracks from timeless classics to fresh releases.

Robert has put a lot of thought into how to build the fundamentals of mixing from the ground up. I know, because I was one of the first people he taught. When we started, I was overwhelmed by the flashing lights and myriad buttons on the controller, and couldn't transition from one song to the next to save my life.

The many hours we spent teaching me to mix had two significant outcomes:
1. Not only do I feel comfortable stepping up to the decks to mix, it's actually something I REALLY enjoy and look forward to.
2. Robert developed the teaching framework he'll use to teach you, which focuses first on mastering critical fundamentals in an intuitive, step-by-step process.

If you're anything like me, listening (and dancing!) to dance music is something that brings you a great deal of joy.

Take it from me: the thrill of a perfectly-executed transition from one song to the next is an intensely gratifying and thrilling one. Being at the helm of a controller, you get to play an active role in the music, which is so much cooler than just passively enjoying it. Robert got me to that level.

He can get you there too."
Brett
Took DJing lessons from Robert L.
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